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Kojiri: Jinen 74 Hakuou saku (Made By Hakuou at age 74)

Ordering number : F14356( Consignment Sale)

Kojiri: (NBTHK Hozon Paper)
Kuzu Flower Design Kojiri
Mei (signature) : Jinen 74 Hakuou saku (Made By Hakuou at age 74)
Tetsumigaki-ji: Kin Hira-Zogan Kosuki Kebori

Length : 3.82cm x 1.64cm x 1.83cm ( 1.5inches x 0.65inches x 0.72inches)
Jidai(era) :Late Edo Period

Special feature: The signature "Hakuou" was used by Goto Ichijyo in his last years. He was a the son of Shigenori, the 4th generaiton of a branch family of Goto.At Kaei 4th year(1851) he has moved to Edo. At MEiji 9th year(1876), he died at the age of 86.
This piece was most likely a part of Issaku koshirae. On the kojiri, there is a fine signature engraved as "Jinen 74th year Hakuou saku". It is a masterpiece of Goto Ichijyo. It is a precious reference to help study the signature.

NBTHK Hozon Paper
AOI estimation paper
In Kiri box.

Price : 120,000 JPY- (including shipping and 100% insurance fee)